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FDA identifies new drugs causing meningitis

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - People with heart and eye trouble may have to worry tonight about the medicines they took.

The meningitis outbreak could involve more injections than those for back pain.

On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration said a patient who might have meningitis received a different kind of shot than the one blamed in hundreds of other cases.

Investigators also learned of fungal infections in two patients who had heart procedures.

All of it surrounds a pharmacy company called New England Compounding Center.

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